Chef is a configuration management tool for dealing with machine setup, and a common tool for us to use at Cloudreach. Learn about fixing cluster issues, Chef automate, getting certified and more.
Tips for fixing Chef cluster issues
Whether it’s an internal or customer project, Chef is a common tool for us to use at Cloudreach. It helps automate infrastructure testing and deployment, allowing us to work smart and minimize human possible errors throughout the whole development, testing and deploying workflow. Unfortunately it takes more than just a bit of knowledge to have a […]
Certified Chef Developer
A little while ago I started tackling the Chef certification exams that have been made available. After completing all five of the AWS Certs (not including betas!) – see below – I wanted a new challenge to work towards. In this post I am going to try and break down my experience of the process […]
Get started with OpsWorks for Chef Automate
In November, AWS hosted its big annual event, re:Invent, where lots of new features were released. The full list of product announcements can be found here. One of them, OpsWorks for Chef Automate, allows you to launch a Chef Automate server fully managed by AWS.
Using Chef? Why Risk your Business on a Lack of Support?
An upfront note: Cloudreach is a consulting partner and reseller of Chef’s awesome technology. This blog might appear as a bit “salesy” a first glance. That’s not my intent – I do strongly believe the recommendations are sound.